Where in the world would you want to go if we weren’t dealing with this global pandemic? On this episode of Wind & Rhythm, we travel virtually around the Earth to hear music from just about every continent, right here at the gathering place for people who love band music.
Qué Rico Mambo Pérez Prado Banda Sinfónica Juvenil Simón Bolívar, Thomas Clamor Australian Up-Country Tune Percy Aldridge Grainger Michigan State University Wind Symphony, Kenneth G. Bloomquist
Korean Dances -
I. Preludio, II. Passacaglia, III. Rondo: Finale
Chang Su Koh
Lone Star Wind Orchestra, Eugene Migliaro Corporon Five Russian Songs - II. Andante pesante, V. Allegro
University of Georgia Wind Ensemble, John P. Lynch Tuscan Serenade, Op. 3, No. 2
Michigan State University Symphonic Band,
Kenneth G. Bloomquist Jungla
Lone Star Wind Orchestra, Eugene Migliaro Corporon Las Playas de Rio - III. Copacabana Playa
Harmonie de Charlesbourg, François Dorion Gagarin - Homecoming
University of St. Thomas Symphonic Wind Ensemble,
On this episode of Wind & Rhythm we explore music for things to be thankful for and to pray for, with compositions by Kenneth Downie, Dorthy Gates, and others, right here at the gathering place for people who love band music.
Prayer of Thanksgiving William Himes Swiss Army Brass Band, Andreas Spörri Heritage Suite (What Hope Saw) - II. Prayers and Plagues Nigel Clarke Middle Tennessee State University Wind Ensemble,
Reed Thomas Prayer of a Distant Island Eiji Suzuki Seika Girls High School Band, Yoshihisa Fujishige Music of Thanksgiving Kenneth Downie New York Staff Band A Little Prayer Dame Evelyn Glennie Fountain City Brass Band, Joseph Parisi Lord, Save Thy People Charles-Marie Widor Dallas Wind Symphony, Frederick Fennell Hope Dorothy Gates New York Staff Band
On this episode of Wind & Rhythm, we have music by Robert Jager, Johan De Meij, and Frank Ticheli for a show about first symphonies. Won’t you join us, right here at the gathering place for people who love band music.
Symphony #1: Lord of the Rings
V. Hobbits Johan de Meij Amsterdam Wind Orchestra,
Arie Van Beek Symphony #1: Symphony for Band
II. Alla marcia, III. Largo espressivo Robert Jager Hiroshima Wind Orchestra,
Tatsuya Shimono Symphony #1: Symphony for Winds and Percussion
III. Fast and Aggressive Andrew Boysen Indiana State University Wind Orchestra,
John Boyd Symphony #1
I. Of Youth, II. Of Wisdom, III. Profanation, IV. Prayer Frank Ticheli Ohio State University Wind Symphony,
Russel C. Mikkelson
What’s better than a show featuring pianos and wind bands? Two shows featuring pianos and wind bands! On this episode we continue with piano concertos by Steven Bryant, Igor Stravinsky, and David Gillingham. Won’t you join us, here at the gathering place for people who love band music, Wind & Rhythm.
Concerto for Piano and Wind Instruments
I. Largo-Allegro-Piú mosso-Maestoso
II. Piú mosso-Tempo primo
III. Agitato-Lento-Stringendo Igor Stravinsky University of Georgia Wind Ensemble, John P. Lynch
Concerto for Piano
II. Bold, yet Playful Steven Bryant University of North Texas Wind Symphony,
Eugene Migliaro Corporon
Concerto for Piano, Percussion, & Wind Ensemble David Gillingham Showa Wind Symphony, Eugene Migliaro Corporon
What happens when you put a piano in front of a wind band? You get a concerto! On this episode of Wind & Rhythm we feature piano concertos with winds by composers David Maslanka and Steven Bryant. Join us, here at the gathering place for people who love band music
Concerto No. 2 for Piano, Winds, and Percussion
I. Dragonfly Delight - In Memoriam H.B.
III. What's Up
IV. Howl - A Vision of St. Francis David Maslanka Illinois State University Wind Symphony,
Stephen K. Steele
Concerto for Piano and Wind Ensemble
I. Distant, pensive
III. Laid back
IV. Forceful Kimberly K. Archer Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Wind Symphony, John Raymond Bell
What kinds of things scare you in the dead of night? On this episode of Wind & Rhythm we have a special Halloween edition with spooky music all about ghosts and hauntings. Won’t you grab a reassuring blanket and join us, here at the gathering place for people who love band music.
Ghost Apparatus David Beidenbender Bowling Green State University Wind Symphony,
Michael King Ghosts Stephen McNeff The Band of the Royal Air Force Regiment, Mark Heron Hauntings Dan Welcher Symphonia, R. Winston Morris The Death Hunt from "On Dangerous Ground" Bernard Hermann US Army Field Band, Jim R. Keene Haunted Clocks Brian Balmages Vista Ridge High School Wind Ensemble, Amy Frost Unchained Melody from "Ghost" Alexander North (music) and Hy Zaret (lyrics) Philharmonic Wind Orchestra, Marc Reift Escenas de los Aztecas James Barnes University of Texas at El Paso Symphonic Winds,
Have you ever "listened" to a painting? On this episode of Wind & Rhythm, we hear music inspired by visual artists like Caspar David Friedrich, Charles Demuth, and Cy Twombly.
Song of the Volga Boatmen traditional Russian, arr. Bill Finegan & Jeff Tyzik Brass Band of Battle Creek, Constantine Kitsopoulos Monk by the Sea Michael Markowski Ohio University Wind Symphony, Andrew Trachsel Ruffles Call from Afar Yo Goto University of North Texas Wind Symphony,
Eugene Migliaro Corporon Petals of Fire Zhou Tian University of Northern Iowa Wind Ensemble,
Danny Galyen I Saw the Figure 5 in Gold James David University of Northern Iowa Wind Ensemble,
Danny Galyen Picture Studies: VI. Calder's World, VII. Miró Adam Schoenberg US Marine Band, Lieutenant Colonel Jason Fettig Scenes from the Louvre: I. The Portals, II. Children's Gallery,
III. The Kings of France, IV. The Nativity Paintings,
V. Finale Norman Dello Joio DePauw University Band, Craig Paré
Do wind bands ever borrow music from their orchestral siblings? Certainly! On this episode of Wind & Rhythm, we explore transcriptions of orchestral works for winds. Let's hear Mozart, Rimsky-Korsakov, and Bach in a whole new way, right here at the gathering place for people who love band music.
Slavonic Dances #1 Antonín Dvořák The Washington Winds, Edward Petersen Adagio Samuel Barber Symphonia, R. Winston Morris Dance of the Jesters Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky University of Michigan Symphonic Band,
Michael Haithcock Overture to La Forza del Destino Giuseppe Verdi Michigan State University Symphonic Band,
John Madden Little Fugue in G minor Johann Sebastian Bach Canadian Brass Friends & Colleagues Queen of the Night Aria from The Magic Flute Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Canadian Brass Rondo Alla Turca from Sonata in A major Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Empire Brass Capriccio Espagnol Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov The Royal Symphonic Band of the Belgian Guides,
Do you have a favorite superhero? This week on Wind & Rhythm we listen to music inspired by comic book heroes, like Superman, Batman, and Wonder Woman. So change out of your secret identity and join us for some super music, here at the gathering place for people who love band music.
Spider-Man Danny Elfman Brass Band Willebroek, Frans Violet Comic Book Suite for Winds and Percussion
from "Heroes and Villains" Michael Martin Flower Mound High School Wind Symphony,
Brent Bishkup Captain America March Alan Silvestri Hollywood Movie Theme Orchestra The Adventures of Kid Cam, the Rocketman! David Holsinger Mansfield University Concert Wind Ensemble,
Adam F. Brennan Theme from "Guardians of the Galaxy" Tyler Bates Philharmonic Wind Orchestra, Marc Reift Main Theme from "Batman" Danny Elfman Oberaargauer Brass Band, Manfred Obrecht March from "Superman: The Movie" John Williams Göteborg Wind Orchestra, Alexander Hanson Wonder Woman Charles Fox Philharmonic Wind Orchestra, Marc Reift Red Cape Tango Michael Daugherty University of North Texas Wind Symphony,
Eugene Migliaro Corporon The Incredibles Michael Giacchino US Army Field Band, Jim R. Keene
On this episode of Wind & Rhythm, we pay tribute to British composer Malcolm Arnold. He left a legacy of wonderful, award-winning music. Please join us for this fabulous retrospective, here at the gathering place for people who love band music.
Four Scottish Dances
I. Pesante, II. Vivace, III. Allegretto, IV. Con brio US Air Force Band, Colonel Larry Lang Sarabande from 'Solitaire’ US Army Field Band, Colonel Finley R. Hamilton Fantasy for Brass Band Grimethorpe Colliery Band HRH The Duke of Cambridge Dallas Wind Symphony, Jerry Junkin Inn of the Sixth Happiness UNLV Wind Orchestra, Thomas Leslie English Dances, Set 1
I. Andantino, II. Vivace, III. Metso, IV. Allegro risoluto Eastern Wind Symphony, William H. Silvester English Dances, Set 2 - II. Con brio US Air Force Strategic Air Command Band, Alan Bonner River Kwai March Mitch Miller Orchestra Winds, Mitch Miller Little Suite #1
I. Prelude, II. Sicilliano, III. Rondo Dallas Wind Symphony, Jerry Junkin
On this episode of Wind & Rhythm we feature infectious rhythms and soulful melodies as we take a look at music from Latin America from composers like Astor Piazzolla and Arturo Márquez, right here at the gathering place for people who love band music.
Dance Suite on Spanish and Latin Rhythms
I. La Corrida (The Bullfight)
II. El Baile (The Dance)
III. La Comparsa (The Carnival) Aldo Forte US Air Force Heritage of America Band, Lowell Graham Suite No. 2
I. Cantadoras, II. Bambuco, III. Cumbiamba, IV. Pregón Victoriano Valencia Cincinnati Conservatory of Music Wind Orchestra,
Glenn D. Price Libertango Astor Piazzolla Senzoku Gakuen College of Music Wind Ensemble,
Gyochi Yoshida Tico-Tico No Fubá José Gomes Abreu Alma Llanera Quintet, Sächsische Bläserphilharmonie,
Thomas Clamor Toccata - III. Allegro un Poco Marziale, Vivo Carlos Chávez University of Michigan Percussion Ensemble,
Thomas Siwe Danzon No. 2 Arturo Marquez University of North Texas Wind Symphony,
Eugene Migliaro Corporon
On this episode of Wind & Rhythm we hear music by Kimberly Archer, Louis Andriessen, Felicia Sandler, and Leonard Bernstein, here at the gathering place for people who love band music.
Workers Union Louis Andriessen US Air Force Band of the Golden West American Labor Songs Kimberly Archer University of Alabama at Birmingham Wind Symphony,
Sean Murray Rosie the Riveter Felicia Sandler Rutgers University Wind Ensemble, William Berz Suite from "On the Waterfront" Leonard Bernstein University of North Texas Wind Symphony,
Eugene Migliaro Corporon